Soviet May Day: Chronicle for 66 years
• The Soviet May Day: Chronicle for 66 years
We offer you a selection of photos from the celebration of May Day from 1917 to 1983.
Petrograd. May 1, 1917. In the picture - the workers and employees of the Mint at a demonstration.
Lenin (center) talking to the Red Square with the secretary of the MC of the RCP (b) Zagorski during a May Day demonstration. 1919.
Homeless in the column of pioneers May Day demonstration. 1927.
Column employees TASS on May Day demonstration. 1934.
The heads of state on the platform of the mausoleum of Vladimir Lenin during the festive May Day demonstration. 1960.
A festive May Day demonstration and parade. Moscow, 1975.
pilot-cosmonauts Yuri Gagarin, Alexei Leonov and Andrian Nikolayev (left to right) in the Red Square. 1967.
1968. Ukrainian SSR. Odessa.
Muscovites on Day demonstration. 1968
May Day demonstration in Moscow, 1976.
Vilnius. Day demonstration of workers on the streets. 1977.
Day demonstration of workers on the streets of Minsk. 1977.
Festive Day demonstration on Khreshchatyk. 1977.
May Day demonstration in Chisinau. 1977.
Yerevan Mayday. 1977
CPSU General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev on the platform of the mausoleum of Lenin during the May Day demonstration. 1977.
The column on the avenue Marx. Moscow, 1978.
A festive May Day demonstration. Columns of demonstrators in Manege Square. 1983.